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Former President Jerry John Rawlings says the appointment of Martin Amidu as Special Prosecutor is a strong indication of Akufo-Addo’s commitment to combat graft in public institutions.

Scores of the unposted nurses today barged their way to the Ministry of Health again, while they protested against the government demanding their immediate postings and clearance.

A Member of the Communication Team of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Alhaji Nashiru Mohammed has said the opposition NDC can win power from the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), and retain it for a long time if the party adheres to its core values of probity, accountability and social justice.

Late Ghanaian star, Castro was celebrated in a special way during the headlining concert by Nigerian artiste Davido at the Brixton O2 in London over the weekend.

Prophet Nigel Gaise, the man of God who prophesied the death of the late dancehall musician, Ebony Reigns has dared the latter’s family over their threat to sue him for defaming the award winning songstress.

The Togolese Government and the Coalition of 14 Opposition political parties have agreed to implement a number of measures aimed at building trust and confidence amongst the political actors in Togo.

Ghana's longest-serving deputy Attorney-General has been approved by Parliament as the Special Prosecutor tasked to fight political corruption.

The One Week Celebration of Sensational Dancehall and Afrobeats Artiste, Ebony Reigns saw massive turn out of persons from all walks of life on Sunday at Dansoman in Accra.

Superintendent Minister of Atonsu-Agogo Circuit of Methodist Church is prescribing flogging for people who are found to waste state resources and cannot pay.

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Former President Jerry John Rawlings says the appointment of Martin Amidu as Special Prosecutor is a strong indication of Akufo-Addo’s commitment to combat graft in public institutions.

Scores of the unposted nurses today barged their way to the Ministry of Health again, while they protested against the government demanding their immediate postings and clearance.

A Member of the Communication Team of the National Democratic Congress (NDC), Alhaji Nashiru Mohammed has said the opposition NDC can win power from the ruling New Patriotic Party (NPP), and retain it for a long time if the party adheres to its core values of probity, accountability and social justice.

Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, says the destiny of Africans anywhere in the world is irrevocably tied to Africa, therefore Africans at home and abroad must combine their resources to propel the growth of the Continent.

Parliament is expected to approve the nomination of 'Citizen Vigilante', Martin Amidu, as Special Prosecutor on Tuesday.

The constituency primaries for the New Patriotic Party (NPP), originally scheduled to be held between 21st to 24th February 2018, has now been slated for Saturday 24th February to Tuesday, February 27.

Veteran journalist Kwaku Baako has asked Ghanaians to support Special Prosecutor nominee Martin Amidu to stem the tide of corruption in the country. He said the anti-corruption campai

University of Ghana Law Professor Raymond Atuguba has explained the complications that come with his work as a political and constitutional critical analyst.

Former CHRAJ boss Emile Short has urged law professor Raymond Atuguba to publish damning research whose findings attempted to draw a link between the political appointment of judges and their judgments.

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Former Liberty Professionals coach, Michael Osei has confirmed joining Madrid Stars FC for the next three years.

Black Stars midfielder, Kelvin Prince Boateng scored an important goal for Eintracht Frankfurt as they defeated RB Leipzig 2:1.

Manchester City boss Pep Guardiola had no complaints over Fabian Delph's red card after their FA Cup defeat at Wigan Athletic.

Arsenal's board have agreed NOT to move against manager Arsene Wenger at the end of this season.

The Communications Director of the Ghana Football Association, Ibrahim Sannie Darra has confirmed that the FA is yet to confirm countries the Black Stars will face in international friendly.

Stopgap coach of the Black Queens, Mercy Tagoe-Quarcoe has applauded her players for their tactical discipline after booking a place in the semi-final of the ongoing 2018 WAFU Zone B Nations Cup.

Germany and Bayern Munich defender Jerome Boateng will be making a trip to Ghana, the country of his father, for the first time.

The Ghana Rugby Football Union (GRFU) Board approved the appointment of Mr Ernest Hanson as Board Member on Monday 19 February 2018.

Black Stars midfielder, Thomas Partey produced a stunning performance as Athletico Madrid thumped Atletic Bilbao at the Estadio Wanda Metropolitano on Sunday.

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Ghana could start using the single ECOWAS common currency, the ECO, from 2020, the Finance Minister, Ken Ofori-Atta has said.

Mr Mawuko Williams, a Consultant with the Frankfurt School of Finance and Management, on Monday said huge financing gaps were reducing the job creation potentials of Small and Medium Scale Enterprises (SMEs).

The National Investment Bank (NIB) has presented GH¢15,000.00 to the GRAFT Foundation. This is to support the free reconstructive surgeries that the Foundation offers to children born with birth deformities such as cleft lip and palate, post-burn contractures, extra fingers and toes, tumours and swellings, among others.

Ghana’s overall market share remains small, at 0.02 percent globally. Having a robust financial market infrastructure is vital to attracting foreign investors which allows greater export competitiveness on the financial market, the Barclays Africa Group has said.

The acting Corporate Services Executive of MTN-Ghana, Pala Asiedu-Ofori, has urged emerging businesses in Ghana to diversify to enable them remain relevant in the competitive market.

Institutional and retail equity investors alike are gearing up for what is already being touted as possibly the most attractive investment opportunity that will become available to the public in 2018.

The Annual Percentage Rates (APR) of interest charged on loans and credit advances and the Average Interest (AI) paid on deposits by banks for January stands at 25.6%.

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has allayed the fears of the public on the outbreak of Lassa fever, saying its alert was to create the needed awareness so that precautionary measures would be strictly adhered to.

The Tema Oil Refinery (TOR) is hoping to restore the burnt furnace at the plant, to increase its production to full capacity, by the end of this year – 2018.

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Late Ghanaian star, Castro was celebrated in a special way during the headlining concert by Nigerian artiste Davido at the Brixton O2 in London over the weekend.

The One Week Celebration of Sensational Dancehall and Afrobeats Artiste, Ebony Reigns saw massive turn out of persons from all walks of life on Sunday at Dansoman in Accra.

Boyfriend of the late Ebony reigns identified as O Gee has revealed that he was chatting with the late Dancehall star on Snapchat when the accident occurred.

The Musicians Union of Ghana (MUSIGA) has released a song titled ‘Nana Hemaa’ in honour of the late dancehall star Priscilla Opoku-Kwarteng also known as Ebony Reigns.

Fast-rising Ghanaian artiste, Kuami Eugene, has carved a niche for himself as one of the most innovative acts in the country currently.

The rate at which some acclaimed men of God go about predicting nothing but death for celebrities is alarming.

Dancehall artiste Shatta Wale was has taken a swipe at Ghanaian media as he joined family and friends of the late Ebony Reigns to mark the one week passing of the rising star.

​Following Shatta Wale’s recent attack on the media at the One Week celebration of the late dancehall artiste Ebony Reigns, a female fan has taken to Facebook to vent her spleen at the self-acclaimed dancehall king.

Ghanaian soul and afro-pop musician Sherifa Gunu has appealed to Prophets to tone down on the negative predictions about Ghanaian celebrities in recent times.

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The numbers are in, and if you’re in the U.S. travel industry, they are not uplifting. Inbound tourism numbers from overseas—foreign travellers coming to the U.S.—are down substantially.

Krishna Sen, a woman from India’s Uttar Pradesh state who posed as a man for over 4 years, was recently arrested for marrying two women and harassing them for dowry.

Retired archbishop and Nobel laureate Desmond Tutu announced Thursday that he had quit his role as an ambassador for Oxfam after the British charity was hit by sexual misconduct allegations.

South Africa's embattled President Jacob Zuma has resigned after intense pressure from his own party. In a televised statement he said he was quitting with immediate effect but said he disagreed with his ANC party's decision.

A Nigerian court has jailed a Boko Haram militant involved in the 2014 kidnapping of the Chibok girls. Haruna Yahaya, 35, is the first member of the group to be sentenced for playing a part in the mass abduction.

A speechwriter has become the second White House aide this week to resign amid allegations of domestic abuse. David Sorensen denies his former wife's allegations he was violent and emotionally abusive.

An arts consultant to the Zimbabwean government is hoping to build a statue of Bob Marley at the Rufaro stadium in Harare, where Marley performed in 1980 to mark the country's independence.

Uganda's opposition leader Kizza Besigye, who has been charged with inciting violence, has been freed on bail after six nights in detention.

Hollywood actor George Clooney has given $1m (£750,000) to The Sentry campaign group to investigate people who finance and benefit from conflict in Africa.